Master of Science in Project Management
The Ohio University Master of Science in Project Management (MSPM) program equips individuals with the skills needed to manage projects and keep them within budget and on schedule while meeting specifications and achieving customer satisfaction. With fully online coursework and a required on-campus experience in Athens, OH, this interdisciplinary and applied program provides education to project management professionals from all industries. In addition to earning a master's degree, students can earn certificates through their elective coursework and prepare to earn certifications like PMP®, CAPM®, and others.
The program is intended for individuals who hold a bachelor’s degree and work in technology, business administration, health sciences, government administration, liberal arts, applied and natural sciences, or engineering and who are current, or aspiring, project management professionals.
100% online coursework
to fit your career field
on top of MS degree
focused on professional development
The MSPM is a 30-credit hour program, delivered in 10 different 7-week courses.
All MSPM students must complete these five core courses:
|PM 6100||Project Management I|
|PM 6200||Project Management II|
|PM 6500||Change and Risk Management|
|PM 6600||Lean Six Sigma|
|PM 6800||Project Management Capstone/Thesis|
MSPM students select five electives from subject areas including accounting, data analytics, finance, health care, management, and sales. You can work with your advisor to build your own plan. View all electives
- Completed online application ($50)
- U.S. bachelor’s degree or equivalent, accredited institution, 3.0 GPA or greater
- Two letters of recommendation
- Current resume
- Letter of intent
- All transcripts
At OHIO, we understand that success can't be measured with a single benchmark. If your undergraduate GPA does not meet the 3.0 threshold for program admissions, and you have accrued professional experience you'd like considered with your application, submit your resume to email@example.com, which will be reviewed by the program director. He will respond via email within two business days to notify you if you are eligible for a GPA program application waiver.
PMP® and CAPM® are registered marks of The Project Management Institute, Inc.